Here at Fibromyalgia News Today, we try to bring all the latest research and treatment news to our readers, but we also try to highlight what life is like for those who live with the disease. Among our great team of writers is a team of columnists who share their personal experiences with the world.
We’d like to take this opportunity to thank them for their contributions and valuable insight, which often offers a different perspective on the disease.
Robin Dix is the mother of three adult children and a patient specialist. She is an avid advocate for people living with fibromyalgia. In her column Through the Fog, Robin tackles issues such as managing pain when having a routine mammogram, coping with feelings of guilt, being a mom with fibromyalgia, and how frustrating it is trying to find a doctor who will take fibromyalgia seriously.
Read Robin’s latest column: Having Fibromyalgia Does Not Need to Equal Being Alone
Lori Galper is a 40-year-old who has been living with fibromyalgia for the past 25 years. In her column FMS and the Person Within, Lori writes about living with the disease, what helps her get through a flare, coping with stress, and how fibromyalgia affects relationships.
Read Lori’s latest column: Gaining Strength from Lessons Learned from Fibromyalgia
Minnesota-based Carrie Anton suffered from fibromyalgia for 40 years before she was diagnosed. In her column Finding Balance with FM, she talks about coping with fibro-related depression, wondering where all her friends have gone over the years, how changes in the weather can trigger fibro flares, and her experience with a gluten-free diet.
Read Carrie’s latest column: Memory Issues and Fibromyalgia
Sandra Wallace is a video blogger who specializes in earning money from home. In her Chronically Candid Mom, she writes about the psychological effects that living with fibromyalgia can have, exploring alternative medicine, and if there is a greater risk of suicide for fibromyalgia sufferers.
Read Sandra’s latest column: 10 Tips for Living Well With Fibromyalgia
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